Mary Catherine's Masterpiece: A Play About Leonardo da Vinci as the First Medical Examiner
Leonardo da Vinci is famous for painting the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper, but what about his other contributions to society? Art and science collide in this engaging play as Mary Catherine and her friends learn about da Vinci's studies in anatomy. Readers will learn how this famous painter was also the first real medical examiner. They'll explore the fascinating, yet creepy history of autopsies. This fun, informative text abounds with original illustrations and plenty of humor.